DELL 1220 Projector vs Sony VPL-EX295

DELL 1220 Projector
Sony VPL-EX295

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
Longer lamp service life Edit
The DELL 1220 Projector is a 5,000h lamp service life projector. That's 1,000h longer than the Sony VPL-EX295 (4,000h).
Full HD projection Edit
The DELL 1220 Projector supports Full HD projection, but the Sony VPL-EX295 does not support Full HD projection. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

67% lighter Edit
The DELL 1220 Projector is a 2.4kg heavy projector. That's 1.6kg lighter than the Sony VPL-EX295 (4kg).
16% narrower Edit
The DELL 1220 Projector has a width of 314.9mm. That's 50.1mm narrower than the Sony VPL-EX295 (365mm).
Available from 9 shops
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by £40.31
The DELL 1220 Projector only costs £77.40 to run over five years however the Sony VPL-EX295 costs £117.71 to run (52% more). Read more
7 Reasons For
1,100 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness Edit
Sony VPL-EX295 is 3,800 ANSI lumens brightness, but the DELL 1220 Projector is only a 2,700 ANSI lumens brightness projector (1,100 ANSI lumens dimmer).
4,000h longer service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Sony VPL-EX295 has a service life of lamp in economic mode of 10,000h, whereas the DELL 1220 Projector is only a 6,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (4,000h shorter).
20W bigger lamp power Edit
The Sony VPL-EX295 has a lamp power of 210W, whereas the DELL 1220 Projector is only a 190W lamp power projector (20W smaller).
One more USB 2.0 port Edit
The Sony VPL-EX295 is a two USB 2.0 port projector, whereas the DELL 1220 Projector only has one USB 2.0 port.
Three VGA (D-Sub) ports Edit
The Sony VPL-EX295 has three VGA (D-Sub) ports, however the DELL 1220 Projector only has two VGA (D-Sub) ports.
Ethernet LAN connection Edit
The Sony VPL-EX295 has an Ethernet LAN connection, however the DELL 1220 Projector does not have an Ethernet LAN connection.
14W higher RMS rated power Edit
The Sony VPL-EX295 has an RMS rated power of 16W, however the DELL 1220 Projector is only a 2W RMS rated power projector (14W lower).

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
Dimmer projector brightness Edit
The DELL 1220 Projector is a 2,700 ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 1,100 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Sony VPL-EX295 (3,800 ANSI lumens).
Shorter service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The DELL 1220 Projector is a 6,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector. That's 4,000h shorter than the Sony VPL-EX295 (10,000h).
11% smaller lamp power Edit
The DELL 1220 Projector is a 190W lamp power projector. That's 20W smaller than the Sony VPL-EX295 (210W).
Only one USB 2.0 port Edit
The DELL 1220 Projector has one USB 2.0 port, however the Sony VPL-EX295 only has two USB 2.0 ports.
One less VGA (D-Sub) port Edit
The number of VGA (D-Sub) ports on the DELL 1220 Projector is two, but the Sony VPL-EX295 only has three VGA (D-Sub) ports.
Does not have an Ethernet LAN connection Edit
The DELL 1220 Projector does not have an Ethernet LAN connection, whereas the Sony VPL-EX295 has an Ethernet LAN connection.
Seven times lower RMS rated power Edit
The DELL 1220 Projector is a 2W RMS rated power projector. That's 14W lower than the Sony VPL-EX295 (16W).
7 Reasons Against
25% shorter lamp service life Edit
The Sony VPL-EX295 has a lamp service life of 4,000h, however the DELL 1220 Projector is a 5,000h lamp service life projector (1,000h longer).
Does not support Full HD projection Edit
The Sony VPL-EX295 does not support Full HD projection, but the DELL 1220 Projector does. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

A lot heavier Edit
Sony VPL-EX295 is 4kg heavy, but the DELL 1220 Projector is a 2.4kg heavy projector (1.6kg lighter).
50.1mm wider Edit
The Sony VPL-EX295 is a 365mm wide projector, whereas the DELL 1220 Projector is a 314.9mm wide projector (50.1mm narrower).
Not as many stockists
The Sony VPL-EX295 is only stocked by 2 retailers, however the DELL 1220 Projector is stocked by 11 retailers. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this projector.
Older by four months
The Sony VPL-EX295 is four months older than the DELL 1220 Projector.
Higher running costs over five years by £40.31
The running costs over five years of the Sony VPL-EX295 are £117.71 which is £40.31 more than the DELL 1220 Projector. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

25 months Ago 29 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 73.71
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 77.40
Purchase price £ 244.98
Total cost of ownership £ 322.38
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 80.12
Electricity cost - standby £ 37.59
Total running cost £ 117.71

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.38T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.38 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.58T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.58 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 3300:1
 3300:1
BEST
Native Projector Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
2,700 ANSI lumens 3,800 ANSI lumens
BEST
Horizontal Keystone Correction
40 -30 - 30
Vertical Keystone Correction
-40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.63"
Uniformity
85% Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Horizontal Synchronization
97.5kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Vertical Synchronization
119.9kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour Light Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 3,800 ANSI lumens
Brightness in Economy Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 2,100 ANSI lumens
Zoom Ratio
 1.6:1
 1.6:1
BEST
Projection Distance
1.2 - 10 Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
27.4 - 252 30 - 300
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp
1 1
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
6,000h 10,000h
BEST
Lamp Type
 UHM
 UHM
Lamp Power
190W 210W
BEST
Lamp Service Life
5,000h
BEST
4,000h

Lens System

Optical Zoom
1.1x Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range
2.41 - 2.55 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D Image Projection
 3D image projection
Unknown - Click to provide data
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
Full HD Projection
 Full HD projection
BEST
 Full HD projection
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 SECAM B
 SECAM B/G
 SECAM D
 SECAM D/K
 SECAM K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 NTSC
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 SECAM B
 SECAM B/G
 SECAM D
 SECAM D/K
 SECAM K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 NTSC
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43

Ports & Interfaces

DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Input
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Microphone Input
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone input
Headphone Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio Out Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in Port
1 1
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
USB 2.0 Port
1 2
BEST
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
2 3
BEST
AC Power in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC power in

Networking

WiFi Connectivity
 WiFi connectivity
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN Data Transfer Rate
 100
 10
 100
 10
BEST
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
BEST

Storage

Optical Disc Player
 Not included
 Not included
Integrated Card Reader
 Integrated card reader
 Integrated card reader

Performance

Noise Level
34dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level in Economy Mode
31dB Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display Language
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
 IND
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
 IND
On Screen Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On screen display
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Composite Sync
 Composite sync
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
2W 16W
BEST
Built-In Speaker
1 1

Design

Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Colour
 Black
 White
 Black
 White
LED Indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicator
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector

Display

Built-In Display
 Built-in display
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
0.5W
BEST
5.1W
Typical Power Consumption
230W
BEST
250W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 230
 120 - 230
 120
 100 - 240
 100
 230
 120 - 230
 120
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Storage Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 90
Relative Humidity Operational Range
0 - 80 35 - 85
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
5 - 40 0 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.4kg
BEST
4kg
Height
86.3mm
BEST
252mm
Depth
223.5mm
BEST
252mm
Width
314.9mm
BEST
365mm

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Battery Included
 Battery included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Included
 VGA
BEST
 VGA
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